Principle Transport Planner
North London Authority looking to recruit a freelance Principal Transport Planner to join the team. £45ph plus
Your new company
This North London Local Authority are currently looking for a contract Transport Planner for a long term contract. The Borough is well known for being pro-development and have a number of large Regeneration schemes underway so require the services of an experienced Planner to mange the transport aspects of these.
Your new role
To apply high levels of professional expertise in the field of transport planning to the development and/or assessment of complex and politically sensitive proposals, publications, strategy or related outcomes that support delivery of the corporate plan.
To apply significant and wide ranging knowledge and experience in the area of transport planning and to assume responsibility for the commissioning and development of transport policy and programmes and/or provision of expert transport advice and guidance for the assessment of transport effects on development. Using their knowledge advanced level negotiating skills, the post holder is expected to be able to act as the "lead officer"; including engagement with and effective management of all stakeholders and to prepare and present comprehensive reports on complex and technically challenging transport matters.
What you'll need to succeed
You must have experience managing and negotiating with large Developers on large new schemes. You will have extensive experience of Section 278 agreements and commenting on applications and pre-apps for smaller schemes. You will be involved with the Master Planning on these major sites so experience in this area is ideal.
What you'll get in return
A long term contract, flexible hours and days and a very decent hourly rate of £45ph PAYE (about £51 UMB). You will get the opportunity to work on some of the largest Regeneration schemes currently going in London.
What you need to do now
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